Gerry is Clydesdale’s fastest

SEVEN Clydesdale Harriers runners competed in the 5k Parkrun in Glasgow on Saturday.

Fastest Harrier was Gerry Montgomery in 17mins 51secs followed by Martin King (18.37 pb), Hugh Laverty (18.50 pb), Ann Murray (19.08 pb), Pamela McCrossan (19.56), Pete Cartwright (19.57 and 1st vet over 60), Paul McKendry (20.21), Dewar Stewart (20.48 pb), and Watson Jones (21.51 pb).

The previous weekend Ann Murray and Yvonne Green competed in the Jack Crawford Springburn Cup over 1010k at Bishopbriggs. Ann ran 41mins 6secs and Yvonne 46 minutes.

Earlier this month in the National Under 14 and Under 16 Indoor Championships at the Kelvin Hall. Under 14 runner Rachel Campbell competing in the heats of the 200m finished in 31.97secs. In the 60m Hurdles she finished in 11.81.

Under 16 member Andy Hunter got through to the final of the 200m finishing fourth in 25.32.

He also competed in the long jump with a fourth in the long jump of 5.31m.